The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 3 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 73 52 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.48% 12.06% 10.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.12% 14.94% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 32 15
Average daily rate
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£513 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-17.91% -7.58%
E-Commerce
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 348 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.54% 80.74% 77.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 210 93
Average daily rate £475 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £323 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £26.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +43.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £17.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 53 £519 +22.05% 7
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 87 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (25.37%) SOA
3 43 (21.39%) Retail
4 41 (20.40%) Microsoft
5 40 (19.90%) Scrum
6 31 (15.42%) .NET
6 31 (15.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 29 (14.43%) Windows
8 28 (13.93%) Active Directory
9 26 (12.94%) Project Management
10 24 (11.94%) IIS
11 23 (11.44%) SCCM
12 22 (10.95%) SCOM
12 22 (10.95%) Product Management
13 21 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (9.95%) Enterprise Architecture
15 19 (9.45%) Technical Architecture
16 18 (8.96%) hybris
17 17 (8.46%) Finance
17 17 (8.46%) C#
18 16 (7.96%) Java
18 16 (7.96%) Oracle
19 14 (6.97%) SQL Server
19 14 (6.97%) Web Services
19 14 (6.97%) MS Excel
20 13 (6.47%) JIRA
20 13 (6.47%) DHCP
20 13 (6.47%) FTP
20 13 (6.47%) DNS
20 13 (6.47%) Legal

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (11.94%) IIS
2 8 (3.98%) CMS
2 8 (3.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (2.49%) Mule
4 4 (1.99%) Confluence
5 3 (1.49%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (6.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Agresso
2 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.98%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.49%) IaaS
4 3 (1.49%) SaaS
4 3 (1.49%) PaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.47%) DHCP
1 13 (6.47%) FTP
1 13 (6.47%) DNS
2 4 (1.99%) Firewall
3 2 (1.00%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) LAN
4 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.00%) OLAP
2 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.47%) JIRA
2 9 (4.48%) Selenium
3 7 (3.48%) JUnit
4 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.00%) Calabash
5 2 (1.00%) Appium
5 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.00%) TestNG
5 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.00%) Robotium
5 2 (1.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.50%) Subversion
6 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (21.39%) Retail
2 17 (8.46%) Finance
3 13 (6.47%) Legal
4 8 (3.98%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.99%) Games
6 3 (1.49%) Banking
6 3 (1.49%) Marketing
7 2 (1.00%) Electronics
7 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 76 (37.81%) Architect
2 65 (32.34%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (10.95%) Analyst
4 21 (10.45%) Project Manager
5 19 (9.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (8.96%) Web Engineer
7 14 (6.97%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (5.47%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (5.47%) Integration Architect
9 10 (4.98%) Web Architect
10 8 (3.98%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.98%) Release Manager
11 7 (3.48%) Senior Architect
11 7 (3.48%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.48%) Integration Project Manager
11 7 (3.48%) Integration Manager
11 7 (3.48%) Developer
11 7 (3.48%) Hybris Developer
12 4 (1.99%) Product Owner
12 4 (1.99%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.42%) .NET
2 14 (6.97%) Web Services
3 12 (5.97%) ASP.NET
4 11 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (4.98%) WCF
5 10 (4.98%) jQuery
5 10 (4.98%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (3.48%) Spring
6 7 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (1.99%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.99%) Middleware
8 3 (1.49%) Apache Camel
9 2 (1.00%) XML
9 2 (1.00%) HTML
9 2 (1.00%) REST
10 1 (0.50%) JSON
10 1 (0.50%) CSS
10 1 (0.50%) JSP
10 1 (0.50%) SOAP
10 1 (0.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.97%) FMCG
2 11 (5.47%) Data Integration
3 7 (3.48%) Open Source
4 6 (2.99%) Thin Client
4 6 (2.99%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.99%) Statistics
7 3 (1.49%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.49%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.00%) DTV
8 2 (1.00%) EPoS
8 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) Tandem
9 1 (0.50%) CMDB
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.50%) EMV
9 1 (0.50%) EFT
9 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.43%) Windows
2 4 (1.99%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (25.37%) SOA
3 40 (19.90%) Scrum
4 26 (12.94%) Project Management
5 22 (10.95%) Product Management
6 20 (9.95%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (9.45%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (5.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (5.47%) ITIL
9 11 (5.47%) MVC
10 10 (4.98%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.48%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.48%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.48%) PRINCE2
11 9 (4.48%) CRM
11 9 (4.48%) ERP
11 9 (4.48%) Coaching
11 9 (4.48%) Logical Data Model
12 8 (3.98%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.46%) C#
2 16 (7.96%) Java
3 12 (5.97%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.99%) SQL
5 1 (0.50%) Ruby
5 1 (0.50%) Go
5 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.50%) PHP
5 1 (0.50%) VBScript
5 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (1.99%) CISM
1 4 (1.99%) CISSP
2 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.00%) CIPD
3 1 (0.50%) Degree
3 1 (0.50%) ISEB
3 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.50%) ACCA
3 1 (0.50%) CISA
3 1 (0.50%) CIMA
3 1 (0.50%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.48%) PCI DSS
1 7 (3.48%) QA
2 6 (2.99%) SLA
3 4 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.50%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 28 (13.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (11.44%) SCCM
2 22 (10.95%) SCOM
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (20.40%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.96%) hybris
3 16 (7.96%) Oracle
4 11 (5.47%) Sitecore
4 11 (5.47%) TIBCO
5 10 (4.98%) Akamai
6 6 (2.99%) SAP
6 6 (2.99%) Informatica
7 5 (2.49%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.99%) KANA
9 3 (1.49%) WSO2
9 3 (1.49%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.00%) webMethods
11 1 (0.50%) Tableau
11 1 (0.50%) VMware
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